Care For 3 & 4 Year Olds
When can my child start free Nursery education?
3 year olds will be able to start a free nursery place in the September, January or April following their third birthday.
Your child’s birthday must be before:
- 31 March will be eligible for free nursery education from the Summer Term (April)
- 31 August will be eligible for free nursery education from the Autumn Term (September)
- 31 December will be eligible for free nursery education from the Spring term (January)
How many funded hours can my child have?
Your child is entitled to a maximum of 15 hours per week for 38 weeks of the year.
30 free hours
From 2017, the Government plan to deliver 30 hours of free 3 & 4 year old childcare for working parents. Please click on the link below for more information.
Enigma childcare is currently in the process of planning for and introducing provision to support this manifesto.